CenterPoint Energy nears deal to acquire Vectren-sources

U.S. regional gas and electric utilityCenterPoint Energy Inc is nearing a deal to acquire peerVectren Corp , three people familiar with the matter saidon Sunday. The acquisition would expand CenterPoint's reach beyond thestates of Arkansas, Louisiana, Minnesota, Mississippi, Oklahomaand Texas to Vectren's core markets of Indiana and Ohio,diversifying its customer base and giving it more [Read More…]

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Mexican president says optimistic about reworking NAFTA trade deal

Mexican PresidentEnrique Pena Nieto said on Sunday he felt upbeat about reworkingthe North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) which includesMexico, the United States and Canada. "We fully trust and we have optimism as well that we'regoing to be concluding the renegotiation, modernisation of theNorth American Free Trade Agreement with North America, as Ihave said, ensuring [Read More…]

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SoCalGas, Anaheim Fire & Rescue Raise Giant Shovel at Angels Stadium of Anaheim to Remind Southern Californians to Call 811 Before Digging

LOS ANGELES, April 20, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — In recognition of National Safe Digging Month, Southern California Gas Co. (SoCalGas) and Anaheim Fire & Rescue officials today raised a 30-foot-tall shovel at Angels Stadium of Anaheim to promote safe digging practices that can help prevent serious injuries and service outages. Anaheim Mayor Pro Tem Dr. Jose [Read More…]

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Horgan speaks of his government’s successes to ‘friends’ at CUPE BC convention

VANCOUVER – British Columbia Premier John Horgan sang his government’s praises as he addressed the annual convention for members of the Canadian Union of Public Employees. On the New Democrat record, Horgan listed a number of changes that affected CUPE BC. Those amendments include expanding health-care coverage for paramedics who experience post-traumatic stress disorder, raising [Read More…]

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Dundee Energy Limited Announces Sale of Assets of Dundee Energy Limited Partnership

TORONTO, April 20, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Dundee Energy Limited (“Dundee Energy” or the “Corporation”) today announced that after undertaking a sales process as mandated by the Ontario Superior Court of Justice (the “Court”), FTI Consulting Canada Inc. (“FTI”) in its capacity as proposal trustee and monitor of Dundee Oil and Gas Limited (“DOGL”) and [Read More…]

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HighPoint Resources Announces First Quarter 2018 Earnings Release Date and Conference Call

DENVER, April 20, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — HighPoint Resources Corporation (“HighPoint” or the “Company”) (NYSE: HPR) today announced that the Company plans to issue its first quarter 2018 financial and operating results press release after the market close on Tuesday, May 8, 2018. The Company will host a conference call on Wednesday, May 9, 2018, to discuss [Read More…]

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‘We can’t give up:’ First Nations to fight Alaska drills on caribou calving land

Canadian First Nations are gearing up to fight new U.S. oil-drilling interest in the calving grounds of a caribou herd key to Indigenous physical and cultural survival. “We will continue to fight,” said Chief Wanda Pascal of the Tetlit Gwich’In in Fort McPherson, N.W.T. “We can’t give up. It’s too important.” President Donald Trump’s administration [Read More…]

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Crescent Point Reinforces Its Current Plan for Change

CALGARY, Alberta, April 20, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Crescent Point Energy Corp. (“Crescent Point” or the “Company”) (TSX:CPG) and (NYSE:CPG) reaffirms its strategic plan and successes prior to its Annual General Meeting (“AGM”) on May 4, 2018. The Company recommends that shareholders vote for its director nominees and other items for consideration on the WHITE [Read More…]

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